"Can You Really Manage Your Business Performance? Yes, You Can!"
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2002
By Mr. John Kopcke, Chief Technology Officer, Hyperion Solutions
5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Open to the Public.
The Pub Talk begins at 6:00 p.m.
Some of the greatest challenges facing many businesses are their
own management processes. Business Performance Management (BPM)
can help transform management teams to continuously improve performance,
anticipate results, and drive growth and profitability. At this
Pub Talk, come hear John Kopcke discuss how managers can become
more effective in their day-to-day activities like goal setting,
business modeling, planning, budgeting, performance measurement,
analysis, and reporting.
ABOUT JOHN KOPCKE
John Kopcke, Chief Technology Officer, is the driving force behind
Hyperion's vision, product, market direction, and commitment to
services and is responsible for the overarching product and technology
strategy for Hyperion. Additionally, Kopcke spends considerable
time with key partners to leverage the company's architecture, sharing
Hyperion's technology direction and technology platform messages.
Mr. Kopcke brings more than 23 years of experience with client/server
and Web-based decision support and business intelligence solutions.
Prior to Hyperion, he held Chief Technology Officer positions at
Softlab, a BMW company and provider of data management technologies
and system integration solutions, and at Pilot Software, a subsidiary
of Accrue Software. Previously, he founded Kopcke and Associates,
a software and development company specializing in the specification
and implementation of software for software products companies.
Mr. Kopcke holds a degree from the University of Michigan with a
heavy concentration in computer science, mathematics, and economics.
ABOUT HYPERION SOLUTIONS CORPORATION
the global leader in business performance management software, creates
solutions that help companies measure performance and drive profitability.
Hyperion's Business Performance Management Suite of packaged and
tailored applications and its open, integrating business performance
management platform (Hyperion Essbase XTD) enable companies to set
goals; model and plan performance; monitor and report key results;
analyze underlying business drivers; and anticipate future performance
of core business activities. Hyperion's products are used by more
than 6,000 customers worldwide to enable financial, organizational,
customer relationship, supply-chain and channel performance management.
Hyperion has a network of more than 400 partners to provide innovative
and specialized business performance management solutions and services.
Headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, Hyperion employs more than
2,200 people in 20 countries and is represented in 16 additional
countries through distributor relationships. In fiscal year 2002,
the company has generated annual revenues of $492 million. For more
information, visit their Website or call 800.286.8000 (U.S. only).